Medical Dictionary

postinfectious

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adjective post·in·fec·tious \-in-ˈfek-shəs\
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post–infectious

Medical Definition of postinfectious

  1. :  relating to or occurring in the period following infection :  caused by a previous infection postinfectious syndromes Estimates of the annual incidence of idiopathic or postinfectious transverse myelitis range from 1.3 to 8 cases per million.—Elliot M. Frohman et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 5 Aug. 2010


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